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LinkedIn Earnings Preview: Revenue Growth May Continue To Slow

by Trefis Team
LinkedIn (NASDAQ:LNKD) will release its Q2 2014 earnings on July 31st. The strong optimism surrounding the company’s stock has faded in recent quarters, pushing the price down from its all time high of $257 to where it is currently today ($...
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Yahoo Japan Earnings Preview: What we are Watching

by Trefis Team
Yahoo! JAPAN Corporation (OTC:YAHOY) is set to announce its Q1 FY2015  results on July 31. (Fiscal years end with March.) The company continues to expand its services for core businesses to improve its revenues. During the fourth quarter, the co...
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Alaska’s Net Rises, But It Continues To Battle Delta’s Expansion At Seattle

by Trefis Team
Alaska ‘s (NYSE:ALK) second quarter revenues and profits rose strongly on gains from its capacity expansion and ancillary revenue initiatives, which were implemented late last year. The carrier’s revenues rose by 9% annually to $1.4 b...
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JetBlue’s Earnings Rise On Capacity Expansion & Sale Of Its LiveTV Subsidiary

by Trefis Team
JetBlue ‘s (NASDAQ:JBLU) second quarter results rose sharply on gains from its capacity expansion and sale of its LiveTV subsidiary, which provides in-flight entertainment options. The low-cost carrier’s second quarter profits rose to...
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Weak Gorilla Glass Sales Hurt Corning’s Profits And Margins

by Trefis Team
Corning (NYSE:GLW) announced its second quarter 2014 earnings result on July 29 2014, posting a decline in profits. Despite a 25.2% year-on-year growth in revenue, the company’s net profits declined 73.5% to reach $169 million primarily due to po...
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E-commerce Drives UPS’s Revenue But Negatively Impacts Yields And Forecast

by Trefis Team
United Parcel Service (NYSE:UPS) announced its second quarter 2014 results on July 29 2014, posting 5.6% year-on-year growth in revenue driven by booming e-commerce sales. However, growing e-commerce packages also ate into the company’s yields (r...
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Strong Demand in China to Boost Volkswagen’s Q2 Results Amid Low Volumes in the Americas

by Trefis Team
Volkswagen AG (OTCMKTS:VLKAY), the second largest automaker in the world behind Toyota, is scheduled to announce its Q2 and half-yearly results on July 31. The automaker sold nearly 5 million vehicles in the first half of the year, with 2.57 mill...
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Here’s why Samsung is Considering an Alliance with Under Armour

by Trefis Team
There is growing speculation that electronics giant Samsung is considering teaming up with Under Armour (NYSE:UA) to expand sales of its wearables. According to Yonhap news, Under Armour’s CEO Kevin Plank met with Lee Jae Yong, son of Samsu...
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American To Pay Dividend & Buyback Stock As Its Q2 Profit Touches A Record $1.5 Billion

by Trefis Team
American Airlines (NYSE:AAL) announced to initiate dividend payments and stock buybacks as it posted a record second quarter profit (excluding special items) of $1.5 billion. This impressive profit performance from the carrier in the second quart...
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MetLife Q2 Earnings Preview: FX Headwinds, Investments Will Be Key

by Trefis Team
MetLife (NYSE:MET) is scheduled to report earnings for the second quarter of 2014 on Thursday, July 31. The insurance company reported mixed earnings for the first quarter, which were largely affected by FX headwinds, an after-tax loss of $343 mi...
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MasterCard Q2 Earnings Preview: Improving Consumer Sentiment To Drive Growth

by Trefis Team
MasterCard (NYSE:MA) is slated to report earnings for the second quarter of 2014 on Thursday, July 31. The other two credit card majors, American Express (NYSE:AXP) and Visa (NYSE:V), reported growth of 7% and 11% year-over-year in net income, re...
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American Express Q2 Earnings: Higher Spending, Card Fees Lift Net Income

by Trefis Team
American Express (NYSE:AXP) reported net income of $1.5 billion for the second quarter, an increase of 7% year-over year, which included gains from a transaction related to a joint venture for the company’s business travel operations. A 5% revenu...
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Strong Trading Performance Lifts Deutsche Bank’s Q2 Results

by Trefis Team
Deutsche Bank (NYSE:DB) reported strong performance figures for the second quarter of the year with its securities trading unit outperforming rivals for the second consecutive time. The German bank reported debt trading revenues of €1.8 billion (...
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Two Stocks to Profit as Corporate America Rushes Abroad

by Marty Biancuzzo
Submitted by Wall St. Daily as part of our contributors program   Two Stocks to Profit as Corporate America Rushes Abroad Whenever Corporate America faces off with Washington lawmakers, one outcome is usually guaranteed . . . Firework...
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The Dividend Aristocrats’ Fall From Grace

by Alan Gula
Submitted by Wall St. Daily as part of our contributors program   The Dividend Aristocrats’ Fall From Grace How much are you willing to pay to get what you want? This question is especially important right now because there are so man...
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